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Alexis Wainwright

Alexis Wainwright
Alexis Wainwright

Alexis Wainwright is an Emmy Award-winning journalist. Before moving to the Lone Star State, she was a reporter and performed some anchor duties at KARK in Little Rock, AR.

Originally from Bowie, MD, Alexis has also been recognized for her continuous coverage of protests following the murder of George Floyd and also for her reporting on a historic snowstorm.

Alexis attended grad school at Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism where she was a freelance reporter for multiple stations across the country.

In 2016, she received her bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication from North Carolina Agricultural and Technical State University.

Alexis loves to mentor younger students and looks forward to making an impact in the communities across the Dallas and Fort Worth area!

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